GAOCHANG SHIKU BIHUA XIANMIAO JI 1: TUYUGOU SHIKU. Line Drawings of the Wall Paintings in Gaochang: Tuyuq Caves. Shanghai, 2017. 4, 6, 129, 1 pp. B/w drawings throughout. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 40.00
The little-known Tuyugou Buddhist caves are located some 50 km from Turfan in Xianjiang and contain some of the earliest Buddhist murals in China. They are similar in style to the nearby famous Bezeklik caves. This work reproduces the murals in clear black-and-white line drawings and is a useful study aid. In Chinese.
Subjects: Murals Buddhist Art
New stock due shortly, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 7 in printed List 191.
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